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Sacnicte (SNT)

Alternative Acronyms
Alternative Names
Sac Nicté = Sanacte = Sannacte
Identification Numbers
Getty ID
Country, Federal State
Mexiko, Yucatán (MX-YUC)
20.204335 N, -89.585726 E
Number of Inscriptions
After Morley (1948)
After Riese (1976)

Site code SNT given by Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions (1982:185-187; 1999:187-189; 2012; 2016); Mathews (2005). Alternative site code SNC from Riese (2004). Alternative names according to Garza Tarazona & Kurjack (1980: 120-121).
Location unverified; position recorded as 16Q BT298362 by Garza Tarazona & Kurjack (1980: 105). Another site ‚Sac Nicté‘ with identifier 16Qd(10):96 with 16Q BT515415 is likely a different site.


Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions (CMHI)
1982 Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions. Volume 3, Part 3: Yaxchilan (by Ian Graham). Cambridge, Massachusetts: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University.
1999 Corpus of Maya Hieroglyphic Inscriptions. Volume 6, Part 3: Tonina (by Ian Graham and Peter Mathews). Cambridge, Massachusetts: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology, Harvard University.
2012 Site Codes (updated July 2012). http://peabody.harvard.edu/files/cmhi/CMHI_SiteCodes_FINAL_2012_forWeb.pdf (by Barbara Fash). (accessed July 23, 2015)
2016 Site Codes (updated Februar 2016). https://www.peabody.harvard.edu/files/cmhi/CMHI_SiteCodes_FINAL_2016.pdf (by Barbara Fash). (accessed December 23, 2016)
Dunning, Nicholas P.
1992 Lords of the Hills: Ancient Maya Settlement in the Puuc Region, Yucatán, Mexico. Monographs in World Archaeology 15. Prehistory Press, Madison, WI.
Garza Tarazona de González, Silvia, Edward B. Kurjack Bacso
1980 Atlas arqueológico del Estado de Yucatán. Instituto Nacional de Anthropología e Historia, Centro Regional del Sureste, Méxcio, D.F..
Graña-Behrens, Daniel
2002 Die Maya-Inschriften aus Nordwestyukatan, Mexiko. Unpublished Inaugural-Dissertation, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität, Bonn.
Maler, Teobert
1997 Península Yucatán. Ed. Hanns J. Prem and Ian Graham. Monumenta Americana 5. Mann, Berlin.
Kutscher, Gerdt
1972 Wandmalereien des vorkolumbischen Mexiko in Kopien Walter Lehmanns. Jahrbuch Preussischer Kulturbesitz 9: 71–120.
Mathews, Peter
2005 Site Names and Codes. Foundation for the Advancement of Mesoamerican Studies (FAMSI) http://research.famsi.org/whos_who/sitenames_codes.htm (accessed July 23, 2015)
Mayer, Karl Herbert
1986 Die Maya-Ruinen von Sacnicté, Yucatán, Mexiko. Antike Welt 17(1): 27–39.
Riese, Berthold
2004 Abkürzungen für Maya-Ruinenorte mit Inschriften. Wayeb Notes 8. http://www.wayeb.org/notes/wayeb_notes0008.pdf (accessed July 23, 2015)
Thompson, J. Eric S.
1973 The Painted Capstone at Sacnicte, Yucatan and two others at Uxmal. Indiana 1: 59–64.